Conferences and Symposiums

Spirituality and Recovery (Conference, Durham, 12-14 July 2017)

The Project for Spirituality, Theology and Health at Durham University in association with TEWV NHS Foundation Trust is organising the Spirituality and Recovery conference at St John’s College, Durham, from 12-14 July 2017. This is the third Durham conference exploring good practice in spirituality and mental health care. As more and more mental health service providers embrace Read more…

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Call for Reviews

Call for Review: ‘An Ethnographic Account of Reiki Practice in Britain’ by Dori-Michelle Beeler

The Centre for Medical Humanities is delighted to offer An Ethnographic Account of Reiki Practice in Britain (Dori-Michelle Beeler, 2016) for review, which explores constructions of well-being among Reiki practitioners in the UK. Further information about the themes under study can be found at Cambridge Scholars Press. Expressions of interest are welcome from across the medical humanities. Read more…

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Seminars and Lectures

Is Life Worth Living? William James, Psychology and the Religious Imagination – Prof Jeremy Carrette (Seminar, Durham, 15 May 2013)

Spirituality, Theology and Health Seminar: Is Life Worth Living? William James, Psychology and the Religious Imagination Prof Jeremy Carrette 15th May 2013, 4.30-6pm Seminar Room C, Abbey House, Palace Green, Durham University This lecture will examine the life and work of William James (1842-1910), author of the 1902 The Varieties Read more…

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CMH Publications

Spirituality, Theology and Mental Health: Interdisciplinary Perspectives (New Book edited by Prof Chris Cook

Spirituality, Theology and Mental Health: Interdisciplinary Perspectives edited by Professor Chris Cook is now available for pre-order (£45.00). In 2010 a Durham conference on Spirituality, Theology & Mental Health was made possible by support from the Guild of Health. The conference was attended by more than one hundred delegates, from a variety of different professional and academic Read more…

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